Released on Sun 7th August 2005
Recently, the New Zealand newspaper, Herald On Sunday, published an article, elaborated by its reporter, in which false allegations were made against the UCKG and its founder, Bishop Macedo.
The article claimed, in an extremely denigrating tone, that the UCKG tells people to pray and disregard medicine. The article went on to mislead readers with untrue facts about the church, its representatives, and its beliefs.
In view of this abhorrent, distorted information and poor example of journalism, Bishop Wellington, at that time was overseeing the church in New Zealand and Australia, felt strongly about those false allegations and decided to involve the praxis of a professional legal team for possible legal action against the newspaper. ” Continue reading